LEXINGTON, Ky. (WYMT) - A pair of former Wildcats have been invited to the NBA Draft's green room according to a report.
Tyler Herro and PJ Washington are on the list of invitees according to ESPN's Jonathan Givony.
3 more players have been invited to the Green Room, sources say— Jonathan Givony (@DraftExpress) June 12, 2019
Brandon Clarke, PJ Washington, Rui Hachimura.
15 players have now received invites (Zion, Ja, Barrett, Garland, Culver, Hunter, Coby White, Reddish, Jaxson Hayes, Little, Langford, Herro) with 5 more still coming. https://t.co/ulPX5sV6zn
Both Washington and Herro are projected as top 20 picks in next week's NBA Draft. Keldon Johnson is projected as a top 25 selection but has yet to receive an invite.
PJ Washington is projected to go number 13 overall to the Miami Heat, with Tyler Herro going 16th to the Orlando Magic according to ESPN. Johnson is listed as going to the Utah Jazz with the 23rd pick.
The NBA Draft is set for Thursday, June 20th.